History

1954/APR Tokyo Sokki Kenkyujo established
1955/APR Polyester Strain Gauge developed
1958/DEC Tokyo Sokki Kenkyujo.Co.,Ltd. Organizational change
1961/JUN Strain gauge started to export
1962/JUL Osaka Sales Office opened
1969/APR Kiryu Shinshuku factory opened
1969/JUL Fukuoka Sales Office opened
1971/MAY Yokohama factory opened
1972/DEC Construction of the headquarters building
1973/APR TemL developing automated strain measurement Automatic Strain measurement established
1977/MAY Built a new wing headquarters
1978/APR Tsuchiura Sales Office opened
1978/SEP Kiryu Factory (transducer division) construction
1983/APR Kiryu Factory (strain gauge division) construction
1983/NOV 25th Anniversary Exhibition
1984/APR Kiryu Sales Office opened
1985/APR Nagoya Sales Office Opened
1986/MAY Kiryu Factory (strain gauge testing department) construction
1987/APR Kiryu Factory (instrument department) construction
1988/NOV 30th Anniversary exhibition
1989/JUN Kiryu Factory (laboratory) construction
1991/NOV Yokohama factory transfer
1993/NOV 35th Anniversary exhibition
1997/JAN Obtained ISO9001 (Design and manufacture of strain measuring equipment)
1997/SEP 10MN Force Calibration Machines installed
1997/OCT Akashi Branch Office Opened
1998/FEB Headquarters annex construction
1998/NOV 40th Anniversary exhibition
1999/JAN Obtained ISO9001 (transducer manufacturing)
1999/APR Yokohama Sales Office opened
2000/DEC Accredited in Force field(JCSS-0090)
2001/NOV Construction of 6-component force test system
2002/OCT Kita-Kanto Sales Office opened
2003/JAN ISO9001: 2000 update [expanded edition] (Design and manufacture of strain measuring equipment and transducer)
2003/NOV 45th Anniversary exhibition
2004/MAR Accredited as MRA IA JAPAN JCSS-0090 in the Force field
2004/AUG Measurement consultant transfer to the Head quarters
2005/APR Sapporo Branch Office Opened
2006/FEB ISO9001: 2000 update [expanded edition] (added to the range of strain gauge authenticate the manufacturing division)
2006/OCT Data Logger TDS-530 Japan Good Design Award (G-Mark) given
2007/OCT Kumagaya Sales Office opened
2008/DEC 50th Anniversary exhibition
2009/JUN Sapporo Branch Office transfer
2009/DEC Akashi Branch Office transfer
2010/MAR Yokohama Sales Office transfer, Changed to Ebina Sales Office
2010/APR Sapporo Branch Office and Akashi Branch Office are changed to Sales Office respectively
Tsuchiura Sales Office transfer, Changed to Tsukuba Branch Office
2012/MAR Kumagai Sales Office transfer, Changed to Takasaki Sales Office
2014/APR Sendai Branch Office Opened
2017/APR Sendai Branch Office and Tsukuba Branch Office are changed to Sales Office respectively
2018/FEB Sapporo Sales Office transfer
2018/APR hiroshima Sales Office Opened, Integrate Ebina Sales Office to Tokyo Sales Office
2018/JUN Company emblem renewed, English business name unified as “Tokyo Measuring Instruments Laboratory Co., Ltd.”
1954/APR Tokyo Sokki Kenkyujo established
1955/APR Polyester Strain Gauge developed
1958/DEC Tokyo Sokki Kenkyujo.Co.,Ltd. Organizational change
1961/JUN Strain gauge started to export
1962/JUL Osaka Sales Office opened
1969/APR Kiryu Shinshuku factory opened
1969/JUL Fukuoka Sales Office opened
1971/MAY Yokohama factory opened
1972/DEC Construction of the headquarters building
1973/APR TemL developing automated strain measurement Automatic Strain measurement established
1977/MAY Built a new wing headquarters
1978/APR Tsuchiura Sales Office opened
1978/SEP Kiryu Factory (transducer division) construction
1983/APR Kiryu Factory (strain gauge division) construction
1983/NOV 25th Anniversary Exhibition
1984/APR Kiryu Sales Office opened
1985/APR Nagoya Sales Office Opened
1986/MAY Kiryu Factory (strain gauge testing department) construction
1987/APR Kiryu Factory (instrument department) construction
1988/NOV 30th Anniversary exhibition
1989/JUN Kiryu Factory (laboratory) construction
1991/NOV Yokohama factory transfer
1993/NOV 35th Anniversary exhibition
1997/JAN Obtained ISO9001 (Design and manufacture of strain measuring equipment)
1997/SEP 10MN Force Calibration Machines installed
1997/OCT Akashi Branch Office Opened
1998/FEB Headquarters annex construction
1998/NOV 40th Anniversary exhibition
1999/JAN Obtained ISO9001 (transducer manufacturing)
1999/APR Yokohama Sales Office opened
2000/DEC Accredited in Force field(JCSS-0090)
2001/NOV Construction of 6-component force test system
2002/OCT Kita-Kanto Sales Office opened
2003/JAN ISO9001: 2000 update [expanded edition] (Design and manufacture of strain measuring equipment and transducer)
2003/NOV 45th Anniversary exhibition
2004/MAR Accredited as MRA IA JAPAN JCSS-0090 in the Force field
2004/AUG Measurement consultant transfer to the Head quarters
2005/APR Sapporo Branch Office Opened
2006/FEB ISO9001: 2000 update [expanded edition] (added to the range of strain gauge authenticate the manufacturing division)
2006/OCT Data Logger TDS-530 Japan Good Design Award (G-Mark) given
2007/OCT Kumagaya Sales Office opened
2008/DEC 50th Anniversary exhibition
2009/JUN Sapporo Branch Office transfer
2009/DEC Akashi Branch Office transfer
2010/MAR Yokohama Sales Office transfer, Changed to Ebina Sales Office
2010/APR Sapporo Branch Office and Akashi Branch Office are changed to Sales Office respectively
Tsuchiura Sales Office transfer, Changed to Tsukuba Branch Office
2012/MAR Kumagai Sales Office transfer, Changed to Takasaki Sales Office
2014/APR Sendai Branch Office Opened
2017/APR Sendai Branch Office and Tsukuba Branch Office are changed to Sales Office respectively
2018/FEB Sapporo Sales Office transfer
2018/APR hiroshima Sales Office Opened, Integrate Ebina Sales Office to Tokyo Sales Office
2018/JUN Company emblem renewed, English business name unified as “Tokyo Measuring Instruments Laboratory Co., Ltd.”